SESH 401

7 Day Climb With 4 Day Safari to Tarangire, Karatu, Ngorongoro Crater & Lake Manyara - With Game Walk to Elephant’s Cave

This safari is recommended throughout the year


6th August 2024: Arrive at Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO) on flight TBA.

Once you have completed customs formalities and collected your luggage, please exit the airport building and then look out for our driver who should be wearing a black Team Kilimanjaro t-shirt and carrying a placard with your name on it, who will be waiting under a shelter for you at the meeting point outside. Our driver will transfer you to your accommodation in Arusha for your overnight stay.

Your chief guide will come to your hotel for your pre-climb briefing at approximately 1800, during which he will introduce himself, brief you on everything that will be happening throughout the duration of the climb, check any kit that you may have concerns over, issue any kit hire items that have been requested and he will also deal with any final pre-climb administration and answer any questions you may have. 


7th August 2024: Your mountain guide and supporting crew will collect you from your hotel at approximately 0730 to transfer you to Kilimanjaro's Lemosho Gate to start your open 8 Day TK Lemosho β€˜Advantage Series’ climb, finishing on 14th August 2024.

8 day TK Lemosho Route

A comprehensive itinerary of this route is available to download here πŸ“₯

14th August 2024: We will collect you from Mweka Village when you finish your climb and will return you to your hotel in Arusha for your overnight stay.

Optional: If requested, your safari guide will come to your hotel at approximately 1800, during which he will introduce himself, brief you on everything that will be happening during the safari, and answer any questions you may have.


15th August 2024: Your driver will collect you from your hotel at around 0700 for transfer to Tarangire National Park for game drive. Late afternoon transfer to Gibb's Farm in Karatu for dinner and overnight.

16th August 2024: Early morning guided game walk for some 3 hours to Elephant's Cave.

Afternoon transfer to Ngorongoro Crater Rim for your overnight stay at Ngorongoro Serena Lodge.

17th August 2024: Descend into Crater for game drives in hopes of witnessing the Big 5. In Africa, the Big Five is made up of the lion, rhinoceros, leopards, elephant and Cape buffalo. All of these animals are viewable within the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, including the crater and are protected thanks to the wildlife conservation efforts of Tanzania.

Afternoon transfer to Lake Manyara for your overnight stay at Lake Manyara Serena Safari Lodge.

18th August 2024: Morning game drives within Lake Manyara National Park. Afternoon transfer to Kilimanjaro International Airport for your flight (TBA) departing at 1755.

Safari route map

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This itinerary is recommended from June to October, when the Wildebeest Migration is expected to be in Northern Serengeti.


This safari itinerary is recommended from June to November - as this is when the migration is expected to be in the Mara Region.


27th August 2021: Arrive to Kilimanjaro International Airport. Met by Team Kilimanjaro driver and transferred to the Outpost Lodge in Arusha.